TABLE OF CONTENTS
* Eligibility and Acceptance of Terms
* Copyright, Trademark, And Proprietary Rights
* Copyright Infringement Notification Process
* User Conduct
* Email Policy
* Contests, Sweepstakes and Other Membership Activities
* Chat Rooms, Message Boards and Public Forums
* Advertising and Other Third Party Content
* Hyperlinks to Third-Party Websites
* Shopping & E-Commerce
* Modification, Suspension or Discontinuance
* Indemnification and Limitation of Liability
* Disclaimer of Warranties
* User Termination
* Legal Venue General and Contact Information
ELIGIBILITY AND ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
Welcome to CrimeCall.com (the "Site," "us" or "we"), the
official website for Radio Station WXYV 105.7, Baltimore,
MD ("Station"). This site is owned and operated by CBS
Radio Stations Inc. ("Owner and Operator"), a subsidiary of CBS Radio Inc. ("CBS Radio").
Unless specified otherwise on the Site, users must be at least 18 years or older and a legal resident of the United States before participation in any contest, sweepstakes or interactive activities. By your participation in our Site activities, you certify that you are at least 18 years of age and meet any other age and residency requirements of the Site.
CrimeCall.com may revise this Agreement at any time by updating this posting without notice to you. Such revisions are effective to you as a user of this Site immediately upon posting. You should visit this page periodically to review the Agreement, because they are binding on you. The terms "you" and "user" as used in this Agreement refer to all individuals and/or entities accessing this Site for any reason.
COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARK, AND PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
The contents of this Site, including all software, design, text, graphics, artwork, images, photographs, audio clips, video clips, and other material, including the selection and arrangements thereof, copyrights, trademarks, service marks and trade names (the "Material"), are the property of CBS Radio Stations Inc. and/or its subsidiaries, affiliates, assigns, licensors, the Site's design, hosting, programming and contest management/prize fulfillment vendors (collectively "operational service providers") and/or the Site=92s advertisers, sponsors, and promotional partners (collectively "Advertisers"). The Material is protected, without limitation, pursuant to United States and foreign copyright, trademark and other applicable laws. Unauthorized use of the Material may violate such laws.
You understand, acknowledge and agree that the Site hereby grants you a limited personal, non-exclusive, non-assignable and non-transferable license that authorizes you to use and display the Material, provided that you retain all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices contained in the original Material on any copy you may make of the Material. You further agree that you will not, in whole or in part, sell, lease, rent, exchange, reproduce, archive, modify, create derivative works from, publish by hard copy or electronic means, publicly perform, display, disseminate, distribute, broadcast, retransmit, or circulate to any third-party or on any third-party website, or otherwise use the Material in any way be or any public or commercial purpose without the express approval from CBS Radio Stations Inc.. The use of the Material on any other website or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited.
Access to the Materials may not be lawful by certain persons or in certain countries. You also understand, acknowledge and agree that downloading of any object code or software by website users in restricted countries is prohibited. If you access the Site from outside of the United States, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.
Without the prior written permission of the Owner and Operator of this Site, you agree not to display or use in any manner, the Site's trademarks, including without limitation, LIVE 105.7 name and logo.
Notwithstanding any statement to the contrary in this Agreement, you will not use or attempt to use, and shall cause each other party under your control not to use or attempt to use, any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including, without limitation, browsers, spiders, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search the Site other than (a) the search engine and search agents available from the Site and (b) generally available third-party web browsers (e.g., Netscape Navigator or Microsoft Internet Explorer).
COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT NOTIFICATION PROCESS
As stated above, we prohibit the posting of any information that violates or infringes the copyright rights of any person or entity. If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on this Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, you must provide our DMCA Copyright Agent with a written notification. To be effective, the notification must contain the following information in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act:
1. An electronic or physical signature of the copyright owner or someone authorized on the owner's behalf to assert infringement of copyright and to submit the notification.
2. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at this Site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at this Site.
3. Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material.
4. Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the complaining party, such as the party's name, address and daytime telephone number, and an e-mail address, if available.
5. A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that the use of the infringing copyrighted work is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive copyright right that is allegedly infringed.
This Site's DMCA Copyright Agent for receiving claims of copyright infringement is:
S. Jenell Trigg, Esq.
DMCA Copyright Agent
CBS Radio Stations Inc. Corporation
c/o Leventhal Senter & Lerman PLLC
2000 K Street, NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20006-1809
email: CBS RadioDMCAAgent@lsl-law.com
The above address is intended only for notifications and any related correspondence regarding claims of copyright infringement on this Site. Correspondence pertaining to other matters will not receive a response if sent to the above contact information. We will remove or disable access to any posted submission for which we have received a notice of claimed copyright infringement (or, more specifically, any notification in substantial conformance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. A7 512(c)(3)). United States law provides significant penalties for submitting a false or fraudulent claim of copyright infringement.
This Site may provide users with the opportunity to submit, post and/or exchange information, data, text, software, music, photographs, graphics or artwork, video, audio, messages or other materials ("Postings"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted. You understand, acknowledge and agree that such Postings are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Postings originated. This means that you, the user, not CrimeCall.com are entirely responsible for the consequences of all Postings that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via the Site. Users may not 1) post material that is copyrighted, unless you are the copyright owner or have the permission of the copyright owner to post it; 2) post material that reveals trade secrets, unless you own them or have the permission of the owner to do so; 3) post material that infringes on any other intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others; 4) post material that is considered by the Site, in its sole judgment, to be obscene, indecent, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful, or embarrassing to another user or any other person or entity; 5) post a sexually-explicit image or statement; or 6) post advertisements or solicitations of business; post chain letters or pyramid schemes; or impersonate another person.
The Site does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, timeliness or reliability of Postings by users and does not endorse any opinions, which may be expressed by any user. You further agree that any reliance on such Postings by other users will be at your own risk.
CrimeCall.com does not regularly review, screen or monitor the Site and assumes no obligation to do so and will not be liable or responsible to any user for performance or nonperformance of such material. If notified by a user of any Posting or communication which allegedly does not conform to this Agreement, the Site may in its sole discretion investigate the allegation and may thereafter determine, in its sole discretion, whether or not to remove or request the removal of the material. You understand, acknowledge and agree that the Site reserves the right to expel users and prevent their further access to the Site for violating this Agreement or any applicable law, and may remove communications which are considered to be, in the Site=92s sole judgment, unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, obscene, indecent, libelous, disruptive, hateful, infringing, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable.
You also grant the Site, its owner and operator, parent company(s), affiliates, successors and assigns, the royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right (including any moral rights) and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, retransmit, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, communicate to the public, publicly perform or display such content (in whole or in part) and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, for so long as any rights exist in such content. You also warrant that the holder of any rights, including moral rights, in such content, has completely and effectively waived all such rights and validly and irrevocably granted to you the right to grant the license set forth in this agreement. You also permit any other user to access, display, view, store and reproduce such content for such user=92s personal use. Subject to all of the foregoing, the owner of such content placed on the Site retains any and all rights that may exist in such content.
Email is an important communications channel for CrimeCall.com.
All email sent to us should be generated by the person
in whose name the email account is registered. Email
users shall not mask their identity by using a false
name or another person's name or account. We will
use your email address and the content of any email
for administrative and correspondence purposes and to
send you information that you may request. We are also
required under Federal law to keep and disclose to the
general public certain email that addresses the Station=92s
Any non-personal content you provide to the Site by email, including, but not limited to, feedback, data, answers, questions, comments, suggestions, plans, ideas or the like, shall be deemed to be non-confidential and we assume no obligation to protect such information from disclosure. You understand, acknowledge, and agree that the submission of such information shall in no way prevent the purchase, manufacture or use of similar products, services, plans and ideas by the Station and this Site for any purpose whatever, and we shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute such content without restriction.
Contests, Sweepstakes and Other Membership Activities
To participate in various Site activities, users must complete a registration process and will receive/select a "user name" and password. You understand, acknowledge and agree that you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Personal Information as defined in this Agreement and the user name and password received upon registration on the Site. You will be fully responsible for all uses of your registration and for any activity that occurs under your password or account, whether or not authorized by you. You further agree to immediately notify the Site of any unauthorized use of your registration and/or password.
Chat Rooms, Message Boards and Public Forums
As an entertainment service to our users, CrimeCall.com
provides Public Forums that enable users to interact
with other users and on-air talent, and share commentary
on a variety of subjects. A variety of subjects may
be discussed via Public Forums, however, use of such
forums may only be for lawful and non-commercial purposes.
The Site specifically prohibits certain uses and activities.
You understand, acknowledge and agree that by access
or registration on Public Forums, you are prohibited
from use of the Site for any of such purposes below:
1. Posting any incomplete, false, fraudulent or inaccurate biographical information or general information, which is not your own information, or impersonating any other person.
2. Posting a profile for anything other than to participate in online discussion via the Public Forum.
3. Sending a message to a user for any reason other than to participate in online discussions.
4. Deleting or revising any content or material posted by any other person or entity.
5. Posting chain letters or pyramid schemes.
6. Forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any email or newsgroup posting for any reason.
7. Posting any obscene, indecent, defamatory, threatening, harassing, tortious, abusive, hateful content, or any content that is embarrassing or harmful to another user or any other person or entity.
8. Posting any sexually explicit image or statement.
Advertising and Other Third-Party Content
This Site provides banner and general advertising, and other content provided by our Advertisers. You understand, acknowledge and agree that such third-party content on this Site is not an endorsement by the Station of the goods, services or messages conveyed in the content or the business practices (including the privacy policies) of such third-party content providers. Users may from time to time enter into correspondence with or participation in the advertising or promotions offered through the Site. However, all such correspondence, including, without limitations, and resulting contractual agreements are solely between the Advertiser and the user. Your further agree that the Site is not responsible for upholding any applicable terms, conditions, representations of warranties made by Advertisers in connection with an agreement between users.
Hyperlinks To Third-Party Websites
This Site often provides links to third-party websites and other resources that could be of interest to our users, including the websites of our Advertisers. You understand, acknowledge and agree that these links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by the Site or Station of the content, advertising or business practices (including the privacy policies) of such third-party websites, whether the Station=92s logo or sponsorship identification is on the third-party website, or whether the Site conducts "framing," which allows a user to access several webpages or websites while still viewing a header or border from this Site. These third-party websites may have different privacy policies and business practices than we do. Therefore, we do not endorse, verify, make any representations, or take responsibility for the content, truthfulness, accuracy, quality or completeness of the content or activities conducted on such websites. You further agree that the Site, its Owner and Operator, parent company, affiliates, successors and assigns, and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and operational service providers will= not, under any circumstances, be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with your use of or reliance on the content, advertising or business practices of linked third-party sites. If you decide to access and use linked third-party websites, you understand, acknowledge and agree that you do so at your own risk.
SHOPPING & E-COMMERCE
This Site may offer various goods and services for sale ("Products"), or direct or link to other websites that sell goods and services. We have no responsibility or liability whatsoever for goods or services you may obtain from or through other websites or web pages, even if you were directed or linked to such a site or page through this Site.
If a Product sold on this Site is listed at an incorrect price or with incorrect information, we reserve the right to refuse or cancel orders placed for that Product, whether or not the order has been confirmed and even if your credit or debt card account has been charged (in which event we will issue a credit to your account in the amount of the charge).
EXCEPT AS SPECIFICALLY SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT, WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY ARISING FROM OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO ANY AND ALL PRODUCTS. EXCEPT AS SPECIFICALLY MADE IN WRITING, WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF ANY AND EVERY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL PRODUCTS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
Our creation or transmission of an order confirmation does not signify final acceptance of your order, nor constitute a binding confirmation of an offer to sell any Product and we reserve the right to accept or decline your order for any reason up until the time the Product is actually delivered to you. We reserve the right at any time, without prior notice, to limit or reduce the quantity you ordered of any Product and we will notify you if we do so. Products on the Site are offered for sale only to end user customers or as personal gifts to end user customers and are not for commercial resale. We do not accept orders from dealers, exporters, wholesalers, distributors, resellers or other similar persons or companies, and reserve the right to refuse, cancel or seek the return of any Products that are purchased in violation of the foregoing restrictions.
You are responsible for any taxes imposed on the sale or use of Products and applicable taxes will be added to the amount charged for Products purchased on the Site.
If an order consists of multiple items, they may be shipped separately depending on availability.
By submitting content to any public area of the Site (which includes, but is not limited to, contests, emails regarding Station programming, or Public Forums, you understand, acknowledge and agree that your content will be considered "Public Material" and will not be subject to the privacy protections generally afforded your Personal Information.
You further agree that the Site may save and archive any content of any nature posted to the Site and that the Site may, without liability to any user, disclose such content if required to do so by law or to comply with legal processes; to respond to claims that any of the content violates the property, privacy, publicity or any other rights of another individual, organization or corporation; or to protect the rights, property or safety of the Site, its Advertisers, employees, operational service providers, users and members of the public.
MODIFICATION, SUSPENSION OR DISCONTINUANCE
The Site reserves the right at time to modify or discontinue the service (or any part thereof) offered on the Site, on a temporary or permanent basis, with or without notice. You understand, acknowledge and agree that the Site will not be liable to you or to any third-party for any such modification, suspension or discontinuance of the service offered by the Site.
The Site=92s loyal listener/user and other membership activities are to be accessed only by registered users of the Site which should have only one unique user name with one unique password. If you are found to share passwords with any non-registered member we will terminate your membership immediately without notice. The following actions are also prohibited:
1. Accessing data not intended for such user or logging into a server or account in which the user is not authorized to access.
2. Attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the system or network or to breach the security or authentication measures of the Site without proper authorization.
3. Attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the Site, overloading, "flooding", "spamming," "mailbombing," or "crashing" the Site or the server of any user.
4. Sending unsolicited email, including promotions and/or advertising of any activity, program, product or service.
Violations of the Site=92s system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. The Site will investigate possible violations of system or network security and may involve, and cooperate with, a user=92s employer, Internet Service Provider, and/or law enforcement authorities in investigating and/or prosecuting users who are involved in such violations. The Site will also terminate the membership of any person that the Site believes, in its sole judgment, to have violated its security provisions.
INDEMNIFICATION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
You understand, acknowledge and agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless CBS Radio Stations Inc. its parent company, affiliates, successors and assigns, Advertisers, and operational service providers and their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents, from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or resulting from your use of the Material or your breach of the terms of this Agreement. The Site will attempt to provide notice to you promptly of any such claim, suit, or proceeding and will assist you, if requested and at your expense, in defending any such claim, suit or proceeding.
The Site and its Material may contain technical inaccuracies, typographical errors, and out of date information. The Site makes no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the Site or the Material, and the Site makes no warranty that the Site will meet your requirements. You understand, acknowledge and agree that the use of the Site and the Material is at your own risk. The Site reserves the right to make changes to the Site and Material at any time.
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE SITE, ITS OWNER AND OPERATOR, PARENT COMPANY, AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS, SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS, THE SITE=92S ADVERTISERS, OR OPERATIONAL SERVICE PROVIDERS, ASSUME OR HAVE ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY CLAIMS, DAMAGES OR LOSSES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA, PROFITS, SAVINGS, GOOD WILL, OR USE, OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, OR THE USE AND/OR APPEARANCE OF THE MATERIAL ON THIS SITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT THE COMPANY IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
THE SITE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT THE SITE AND ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL MECHANISMS. YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS UNDERTAKEN SOLELY AT YOUR DISCRETION AND OWN RISK. IF YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR THE MATERIAL RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, THE SITE IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS.
THE SITE AND MATERIAL ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. THE SITE, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE SITE MAKES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE MATERIAL, SERVICES, SOFTWARE, DESIGN, TEXT, VIDEO CLIPS, AUDIO CLIPS, GRAPHICS AND ARTWORK, IMAGES, PHOTGRAPHS, OTHER MATERIAL, LINKS AND OTHER DATA.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW FOR THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, AND SOME OF THE DISCLAIMERS IN THIS AGREEMENT MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU BY OPERATION OF LAW.
NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF THIS AGREEMENT, The aggregate liability for the Company to users for all claims arising from YOUR use OR INABILITY TO USE this site or ANY of the Material is limited to $1.00 (one dollar and Zero Cents).
The Site reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to terminate your membership or registration at any time, delete any or all of your Postings, or block access to the Site and/or any other service provided to you. The Site reserves the right to take such actions, with or without notice, and without any liability to the account holder or user.
LEGAL VENUE, GENERAL AND CONTACT INFORMATION
This Agreement is governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of New York, without respect to its conflict of laws provisions. Jurisdiction for any claims arising under this Agreement shall lie exclusively with the state or federal courts within New York. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts in the State of New York for any cause of action arising out of this Agreement. If any provision of this Agreement, or the application thereof to any person or circumstances, is found to be invalid or for any reason, unenforceable by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity or unenforceability of such provision shall not affect the validity and application of the remaining provisions of this Agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any term of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term. Except as expressly provided in this Agreement, in a particular "Legal Notice," or Software License or material on particular Web pages, this Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and the Site with respect to the use of Site.
No changes to this Terms and Use Agreement shall be made except by a revised posting on this page and no advice or other information provided by the Site or its representatives to any user in any manner which is not posted on this page will constitute any amendment of, waiver or change to this Agreement, unless such an amendment, waiver or change is in writing from CBS.